Top Five Online Courses in African Perspective includes Financial Engineering

Top Five Online Courses in African Perspective includes Financial Engineering

E-learning and online courses (the so called edtech) are booming, also in Africa. Often we talk about online courses in a more general manner, but here, we shall be focusing on the top Five Online Courses in Africa. Africa, continent, of the youth, aims at a skills gapbetween rich and poor. But online educationcan be one important tool to improve the access to higher education. Edtechbenefits of the rising access to mobile phones. Today we want to enlighten the online course subject in a more specific manner: Which are the most demanded online…

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New scholarship funding for MA Financial Journalism students

New scholarship funding for MA Financial Journalism students

A generous grant from the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation has secured further scholarships for students applying to the MA Financial Journalism course at City, University of London, as well as enhanced funding for the programme’s unique summer school based in New York and Shanghai. The foundation is also continuing its support for an endowed professorship in financial journalism. In total, it has pledged to contribute £550,000 over the next three years. From September 2017, up to four students will be backed each year by the new Marjorie Deane Intellectual…

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Ease your financial burden

Ease your financial burden

Sudarshan Motwani is the founder and CEO of BookMyForex, an online marketplace for foreign currency exchange. He has introduced several new products and delivery channel-innovations throughout his banking career of over 30 years. He holds a postgraduate diploma in finance and marketing from Delhi University. In this interview, he talks about the dos and don’ts involved in seeking an education loan. What are the advantages of new age technology-backed currency exchange marketplaces? Traditional foreign exchange providers such as banks and moneychangers typically add a hefty margin for exchanging currency that…

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Private schools seek financial aid

Private schools seek financial aid

ONGOLE: The Andhra Pradesh Unaided School Managements’ Association on Friday urged the State government to provide a hand-holding support to them so as to offer better education to students. APUSM State president A. Krishna Reddy told a press conference here after its general body meeting that even as the student strength in the State-run educational institutions kept declining over a period, private schools provided quality education to students. Pressing for financial assistance to private schools, APUSM State general secretary G. Pullaih objected to the new fire safety regulations which made…

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Toby Young’s flagship free school trust woos other schools amid financial chill

Toby Young’s flagship free school trust woos other schools amid financial chill

It is one of the best-known academy chains in England. It has a super-high-profile leader and reportedly one of the highest numbers of applications per place in London. But now even West London Free School Academy Trust (WLFSAT) is feeling the chill from icy financial winds buffeting schools, its recent governing body minutes reveal. The minutes, shown to Education Guardian, record that Toby Young, WLFSAT’s chief executive, was asked by a trustee earlier this year to phone other schools to ask whether they would like to join the trust as…

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state financial institution of India launches distant places education loan

state financial institution of India launches distant places education loan

NEW DELHI: state bank of IndiaBSE -4.05 % has launched ‘SBI international Ed-Vantage’, an overseas education mortgage for students who desire to pursue better education overseas. SBI scholar mortgage scheme has been particularly tailored for folks that get admission to a select listing of a hundred+ pinnacle institutions in India masking management, engineering, medicine, regulation and so forth. Its key functions include a collateral loose mortgage at a low interest rate. The current years have visible a constant increase in enquiries for financing research at overseas Universities. students searching for…

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